New Zealand Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care (Level 6)

New Zealand Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care (Level 6)

 

This program equips students with an in-depth pedagogical knowledge of the major early childhood curriculum areas: language, literacy, the creative arts, mathematics, science and technology; family and community; and foundations for leadership in an early childhood context.
 

AT A GLANCE

Method of learning:
Full-time

Level:
6

Duration:
1 year

Credits:
120

 
Code Course Level Credit
EC601 Language, Literacy and the Creative Arts 6 15
EC602 Infants and Toddlers 6 15
EC603 Mathematics, Science and Technology 6 15
EC604 Families, Community and Society 6 15
EC605 Early Childhood Teachers as Leaders 1 6 15
EC611 Academic Reading and Writing in Early Childhood Education 2 6 15
EC612 The Wellbeing of the Child 2 6 15
EC613 International Perspectives in Early Childhood Education 6 15

All students will be required to:

  • Engage in online discussions

Online

For more information on our online mode of learning, refer to the Mode of learning page

New Zealand Tertiary College qualifications have been designed to link easily into each other, providing you with a flexible range of pathway options into higher level study.

Upon completion of the New Zealand Diploma in Early Childhood Education and Care (Level 6) you may be eligible to apply for the Bachelor of Education (ECE). Entry criteria applies.

 

Please contact the International Team at international@nztertiarycollege.ac.nz to discuss the entry criteria for your country.